Engineering Better Health

Providing better health outcomes to make real and lasting benefits for all using technological approaches, designs and developments.

Focus areas

  • Digital Health
  • Data-driven medicine and biology
  • Translational omics
  • Technological platform development for medical discovery
  • Implantable technologies
  • Wearable health technologies, e-textiles and therapeutic fabric design
  • Diagnostic devices and sensors including imaging
  • Microphysiological systems design, development and integration
  • Musculoskeletal health – technological approaches

Professor Kai Yang shares her Southampton story and explores how her research is changing people’s lives.

In the news

Understanding how women sweat could unlock the secrets to better sports bra designs, according to researchers from the University of Southampton.

Their research is examining women’s body temperature and sweat during different life phases, including ovulation, pregnancy, perimenopause and post-menopause.


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